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Masumi Minowa

Masumi Minowa, Japanese epidemiologist. Member National Infectious Diseases Surveillance Committee, Japan, since 1990. Member Japanese Society Public Health (board directors since 1993), Japan Epidemiological Association (board directors since 1991), Japan Medical-Dental Association for Smoking Control (board directors since 1992).

Background

  • Minowa, Masumi was born on June 14, 1944 in Sabae, Fukui, Japan. Son of Kindayu and Misao (Kato) Minowa.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Medicine, Kanazawa (Japan) University, 1969. Diploma in public health, Institute Public Health, Tokyo, 1975.

    Career

    • Medical official Mattou Health Center, 1972-1973. Chief division diseases prevention Yamashiro Health Center, 1973-1975. Director Wajima Health Center, Ishikawa, Japan, 1975-1977.

      Researcher department epidemiology Institute Public Health, 1977-1979, chief infectious diseases section, 1979-1989, director epidemiology, since 1989.

    Works

    • Author: Indoor Air Quality, 1990. Editor: History and Review of SMON Research, 1991, AIDS Control, 1995.

    Religion

    Denomination: Buddhist

    Membership

    Member National Infectious Diseases Surveillance Committee, Japan, since 1990. Member Japanese Society Public Health (board directors since 1993), Japan Epidemiological Association (board directors since 1991), Japan Medical-Dental Association for Smoking Control (board directors since 1992).

    Personality

    Interests

    Bird watching.

    Connections

    • Married Sachiko Tanaka, November 23, 1972. 1 child, Tsubasa.
    • father: Kindayu Minowa
    • mother: Misao (Kato) Minowa
    • spouse: Sachiko Tanaka
    • child: Tsubasa Minowa
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    Born June 14, 1944
    (age 72)
    Nationality
    • 1969
      Kanazawa (Japan) University
    • 1975
      Institute Public Health
    • 1972 - 1973
      Medical official Mattou Health Center
    • 1973 - 1975
      chief division diseases prevention Yamashiro Health Center
    • 1975 - 1977
      director, Wajima Health Center
      Ishikawa, Japan
    • 1977 - 1979
      researcher, department epidemiology Institute Public Health
    • 1979 - 1989
      researcher, department epidemiology Institute Public Health